this only started a month ago,his not been unwell and is quiet fit.it started by him constantly urinating which made him tied as he had to go to the toilet very often even during the night,we took him to the doctors who said he had high blood pressure and kidney infection and he was given medication for that.he then felt abit better but mid last week his feet started swelling and we put it down to the very hot weather here 28-30 degress,but then the urinating started again,his blood pressure is higher and he could not pass stool for a week,went back to the doctors,did blood test,but they say its all fine and put it down to the high blood pressure,but it still doesn,t seem ok.
High Blood Pressure and Hypertension Answer A20239
Welcome to the forum. I am glad to help you out. Firstly, in view of the swelling of the feet, a detailed analysis of the kidney, liver and heart functions need to be assessed to look for the cause of the same.
Simultaneously, diabetes and hyperparathyroidism are 2 important entities which need to be ruled out.
Please get a blood sugar and PTH levels done to rule out these possibilities. Please consult a physician for the same. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.
"Ask a Doctor" questions are answered by certified physicians and other medical professionals.
For more information about experts participating in the "Ask a Doctor" Network, please visit our
medical experts page.
You may also visit our High Blood Pressure and Hypertension , for moderated patient to patient support and information.
The information provided on eHealth Forum is designed to improve, not replace, the relationship between a patient and his/her own physician.
Personal consultation(s) with a qualified medical professional is the proper means for diagnosing any medical condition.